Nightlife in Oak Lawn

2nd Annual Haunted Halloween Ball - Saturday October 29, 2016 / 8:00pm

Navy Pier Grand Ballroom

Amazing Chicago's Funhouse Maze at Navy Pier

$20 $13.75

Two Well Drinks and $10 in Tokens at Emporium Arcade Bar (Up to 45% Off). Two Options Available.

Emporium Arcade Bar

Multiple Locations

Visitors juggle drinks and joysticks at the arcade bar’s two locations, where vintage video games and pinball tables abound

$20 $11

Halloween Bar Crawl on October 28 or 29 or Trolley Bar Crawl: Crawl-o-ween on October 29, at 8 p.m.

Halloween Trolley Bar Crawl or Halloween Bar Crawl: Crawl-o-ween

Multiple Locations

Don creative Halloween costume, then walk or hop on a trolley to hit Chicago bars featuring drink specials, scavenger hunts, and prizes

$17.36 $8

$20 for $30 Worth of Tropical Appetizers and Tiki-Bar Drinks at Hala Kahiki

Hala Kahiki

River Grove

Tropical cocktails named for Pelé and coral reefs poured in Polynesian-themed bar opened in 1963

$30 $20

Movie with Popcorn and Drinks for One, Two, or Four at Village of Bensenville (Up to 50% Off)

Village of Bensenville


Guests grab buckets of popcorn and large sodas before heading into intimate twin theaters to view recent releases

$22 $12

$39 for Date Night with Two Movie Tickets and $100 eGift Card ($124 Value*)

Ultimate Date Night Package

Online Deal

Create your own ultimate date with movie tickets and a $100 eGift Card for dinner

$124 $39

"Thrones! The Musical Parody": A Parody of "Game of Thrones" (October 12-October 30)

"Thrones! A Musical Parody"

Apollo Theater

This send up of the HBO phenomenon puts a humorous, musical spin on the world of Westeros, including spoilers all the way through Season 6

$59.75 $18

General, VIP, or VIP Admission with a Drink to Laugh Factory Chicago Weekend or Tuesday-Night Comedy Shows

Laugh Factory

Laugh Factory

Legendary standup-comedy venue hosts some of the best local and touring comedians around during weekend and Tuesday night comedy shows

$10 $7

"Hip Hop Nutcracker" on Friday, December 9, at 7:30 p.m.

Hip Hop Nutcracker

Rosemont Theatre

A dozen dancers pair with a DJ and electric violinist to put an explosive hip-hop spin on this holiday classic

$42.55 $25

$19 for a Blues Concert for Two at Kingston Mines ($30 Value)

Kingston Mines

Lincoln Park

Legendary blues club stages performances by equally legendary blues musicians seven nights a week

$30 $19

Two, Four, Six, or Nine Tickets to XD Adventures 9D Virtual Reality Interactive Cinema Ride (Up to 43% Off)

XD Adventures 9D Virtual Reality Interactive Movie Ride

XD Adventures 9D Virtual Reality Interactive Cinema Ride

Prepare for revolutionary and next-generation nine-dimensional cinema rides that offer a remarkably intense and extreme experience

$48 $32

Murder-Mystery Dinner for One or Two at The Murder Mystery Co. (Up to 50% Off)

The Murder Mystery Co.


Interactive murder mystery dinner starring professional actors testing guests’ sleuthing skills throughout a three course meal

$60 $29.99

Standup or Improv Comedy Show at The Comedy Shrine Theater through January 28

The Comedy Shrine

The Comedy Shrine Theater

Comics and resident improvisers fill standup showcases and a flagship show of short-form improv a la Whose Line Is It Anyway?

$20 $10

Beer Tastings, Flights, and Unfilled Growlers for Two or Four at Metal Monkey Brewing (Up to 33% Off)

Metal Monkey Brewing

Metal Monkey Brewing

Learn about beer and enjoy plenty of samples at the brewery, such as Goodall Day Blonde and Big Chimpin IPA

$21 $14

"MJ Live: A Michael Jackson Tribute Concert" and Boy Band Review on Saturday, January 21, at 7:30 p.m.

MJ Live

Rosemont Theatre

The tribute dance show matches the energy and excitement of the biggest hits with a sing-along stage spectacle that’s just as huge

$36.15 $21.50

25% Cash Back at Duffy's Tavern and Grille

Duffy's Tavern and Grille

North Side

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$0 $0

Movie Theater Ticket Subscription Plans from MoviePass (Up to 37% Off). Four Options Available.


Online Deal

Smartphone app lets users reserve movie theater tickets at major theaters nationwide, saving them time and money

$17.99 $12.99

Craft-Beer Tasting for Two or Four at Beermiscuous (Up to 43% Off)


North Side

Each guest selects four draft craft beer samples from a wide variety of options at a unique beer café

$30 $18

Improv-Comedy Show with Popcorn (Through January 28)

Laugh Out Loud Theater Schaumburg

Laugh Out Loud

Improvisers perform shows with spontaneous scenes, games, and songs

$22 $11

"The Wild Side: A Bad Ass Pole Show" on October 7, November 4, or December 2

The Wild Side: A Bad Ass Pole Show

Original Mothers

Chicago’s sexiest pole dancers dazzle with high-fyling acrobatics and titillating dance moves

$30 $20

"Naughty Little Cabaret" Burlesque, Fridays at 8 p.m. through October 28

Naughty Little Cabaret

Original Mothers

Male and female burlesque performers, including some from RuPaul’s Drag Race, dazzle with acrobatics, teasing, and titillating dance moves

$30 $20

The Dancing Horses from September 1 through October 30

The Dancing Horses

The Dancing Horses Theatre

Equestrians & various horse breeds do a Vegas-style performance, followed by an exotic bird show featuring Echo from America’s Got Talent

$37.50 $18

"Kiss Kiss Cabaret"

Uptown Underground


$27.50 $18

$35 for $55 at The Living Room at W Hotel Chicago

The Living Room at W Hotel Chicago


Enjoy upscale comfort food at this cozy and glamorous bar; menu items include chipotle tequila shrimp scampi and more

$55 $35

Tasting Experience for Two with Pint Glasses and "Crowlers" at Noon Whistle Brewing (Up to 44% Off)

Noon Whistle Brewing


Sip beers and take home 32-oz. canned crowlers at the brewery behind such beers as Cozmo, American Pale Ale and Bernie milk stout

$54 $30

Toby Love and Judy Santos on October 27 at 8:30 p.m.

Toby Love

Rio Chicago

Bachata superstar Toby Love reconnects with his former Aventura collaborator Judy Santos, along local producer DJ Extreme, for Bachataween

$26.62 $19

25% Cash Back at Weather Mark Tavern

Weather Mark Tavern


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20% Cash Back at Graffiti Chicago

Graffiti Chicago

Near North Side

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20% Cash Back at Red Star Cocktail Lounge

Red Star Cocktail Lounge


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The Second City Presents Urban Twist for Two (October 14–December 16)

Second City Diversity and Inclusion presents: "Urban Twist", a hip sketch comedy revue featuring Bob Curry Fellows

The Blackout Cabaret - 2nd Floor Pipers Alley

The famed Chicago institution presents a night of political satire and sketch comedy written and performed by a diverse cast

$32 $16

Select Local Merchants

  • Deja Brew Bar & Grill
    Find all of your favorite traditional American dishes in one place at Deja Brew Bar and Grill. There are plenty of TVs in the bar to go around as well, so diners don't have to worry about missing out on anything. Warm weather, delectable dishes, and an awesome atmosphere make for a dream night out at Deja Brew Bar and Grill. Prepare to face the crowds if you visit on the weekend — Friday and Saturday are Deja Brew Bar and Grill's busiest days. Can't find your khakis? No problem! Throw on a pair of your most comfortable jeans and you'll blend right in at Deja Brew Bar and Grill. Endless parking options are readily available close to Deja Brew Bar and Grill. Travel by bike to Deja Brew Bar and Grill and store your bike at a nearby rack. A meal at Deja Brew Bar and Grill will typically set you back about $30. Breakfast bites, light lunches, and delicious dinners are all offered at Deja Brew Bar and Grill. When you're looking for a bite of the classics, you know there's no better place than Deja Brew Bar and Grill. Find something for anyone at any time with American food from Deja Brew Bar and Grill. You deserve an excellent meal, so head on over to Deja Brew Bar and Grill and enjoy some of the highly-rated American fare.
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  • Hooters
    Hankering for a side of fries? Try the grub at Hooters, a tasty restaurant serving American-style fare. Hooters is fully loaded with TVs for your viewing pleasure. This restaurant is a terrific spot for families to gather with its kid-friendly ambience and menu. Your large group can all sit together at Hooters. The restaurant is about as noisy as it gets — plan for booming speakers and chatty crowds everywhere. If you're hitting Hooters on a weeknight, it's best to make a reservation since the place can really fill up. Carry-out is also available for those who prefer to enjoy this restaurant's cooking from the comfort of their own home. Hooters can also cater your next party; call today for details. The restaurant is located near a free parking lot, making it a prime parking spot for diners. Dining at Hooters will set you back about $30 per person on average. For a meal truly worth eating, the place to go is definitely Hooters who serves up the mouthwatering best food in town. So head on over to the highly-rated Hooters for some American eats and see what the buzz is all about.
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  • Murphy's Law
    Snack on tasty pub fare at Murphy's Law, a local favorite. The bar is stocked with TVs, so you can watch the next big game. Tap into the free wireless Internet at Murphy's Law. Casual clothing is the name of the game at Murphy's Law, where suits and ties won't be spotted for miles. Delivery and takeout are also available. You'll be knocking down our door to pick up your food, or we'll be knocking down yours. Guests can park for free in the adjoining lot. For those who prefer to travel by bike, Murphy's Law is a great option due to its generous bike parking options. At Murphy's Law, you will need cash to pay for your expenses. Murphy's Law provides morning, afternoon, and evening service, so you can easily find time to dine. So when you're in the mood for some tasty pub food, make your way over to Murphy's Law. If you're craving food from one of the top British pubs in Oak Lawn, Murphy's Law is the place to go.
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  • St James Place
    Indulge in a wide array of American dishes at St James Place. Guests can migrate to the bar section to catch the game on the TV. Volume at this restaurant can reach upper decibels, so come prepared to raise your voice to be heard. The restaurant can get thronged with crowds on Fridays and Saturdays, so book your table ahead of time through their reservation system. The restaurant is next to a parking lot, but drivers can also settle for street parking. St James Place knows how to put a smile on your face the fairly-priced fare is easy on your taste buds as well as your wallet. When you have a hunger craving, head over to St James Place and treat yourself to an American classic. When you're in need of a casual night out, head to St James Place and enjoy some great American classics. Visit St James Place for some of the best British pub food in Oak Lawn.
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  • TCs PUB
    True to its meat-loving Chicagoland roots, TCs Pub grills up deep-fried, bacon-wrapped hot dogs and stuffed burgers that are so big you can barely hold them together, let alone bite them. The sports pub is fresh off a recent remodeling, but the chefs still sling handcut french fries, ribeye sandwiches, and gooey pizza puffs that have kept locals and visitors coming back. Fresh salads and fried zucchini offer a vegetarian-friendly alternative. Diners can wash down their meal with one of the 28 beers that are on tap, or sip from an extensive selection of ciders, with flavors that include black cherry, peach, and pear. Game night and beer pong are some of the weekly events. On the weekends, people pack the dance floor to shimmy to live DJ and band music, or the syncopated clinking of spoons and forks.
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  • B J McMahon's
    At B J Mcmahon's, you can enjoy a classic American burger or sandwich. The bar is stocked with TVs, so you can watch the next big game. Sunny day plus appetite equals the perfect time to head to B J Mcmahon's. The restaurant fills up on the weekends, so keep that in mind before heading out. B J Mcmahon's can also cater your next party; call today for details. Free parking is available in a lot near B J Mcmahon's. Your tab at B J Mcmahon's will usually run to about $30 per guest. A hearty salad, juicy burger, or classic chicken — all of your favorite American dishes will be made fresh when you head to B J Mcmahon's. So enjoy a casual dining experience at B J Mcmahon's and load up on some classic American dishes. So take your next meal to the next level and indulge in some great American eats at the highly-rated B J Mcmahon's.
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